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Govt planning takeover of Hafiz Saeed charities

Govt planning takeover of Hafiz Saeed charities

Pakistan’s government plans to seize control of charities and financial assets linked to Islamist leader Hafiz Saeed, who Washington has designated a terrorist, according to officials and documents reviewed by Reuters.

Bonus data on the occasion of National Day

Bonus data on the occasion of National Day

Ooredoo has announced that in celebration of Qatar National Day (QND) on December 18, all customers who recharge their data, Hala Flexi, or subscribe to an Endless Internet Pack, will receive 18GB of local data free.

Mnangagwa sworn in as Zimbabwe president

Mnangagwa sworn in as Zimbabwe president

Emmerson Mnangagwa, until recently one of Mugabe's closest allies, took the oath of office at the national sports stadium on the outskirts of Harare to an explosion of cheering from the full-to-capacity crowd.

Mugabe has 'agreed to resign', says source

Mugabe has 'agreed to resign', says source

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has agreed to resign, a source close to the presidency told AFP on Sunday, as his 37-year reign drew to a close days after a military takeover.

England humbled by novice pair in final Ashes warm-up draw

England humbled by novice pair in final Ashes warm-up draw

Novices Jason Sangha and Matt Short scored their maiden first-class centuries for a Cricket Australia XI to frustrate England on the last day of their final Ashes warm-up game yesterday.

Aamal 2015 profit gain tops 9% to QR656.7mn

Aamal 2015 profit gain tops 9% to QR656.7mn

Aamal Company has reported more than 9% jump in net profit to QR656.7mn in 2015 mainly due to strong earnings from industrial manufacturing and trading businesses.

Young Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in West Bank clashes

Young Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in West Bank clashes

Israeli fire killed a Palestinian youth during clashes near Hebron in the occupied West Bank on Wednesday, the Palestinian health ministry said.